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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Menzel Jemil, Tunisia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Menzel Jemil...

Menzel Jemil is a coastal city in Tunisia. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 21542 people. The water temperature around Menzel Jemil varies significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.4°F) in February up to 24.7°C (76.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Menzel Jemil is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Menzel Jemil?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Menzel Jemil is approximately:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are close to Menzel Jemil. The next good one is Cala Cipolla, which is 127km (78.9miles) away from Menzel Jemil. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Cala Cipolla and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Chia, which is roughly 127.4km (79.1miles) away from Menzel Jemil. Another surfspot is Chia, located approximately 127.4km (79.1miles) from Menzel Jemil.

Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Menzel Jemil?

No, not many beaches are located close to Menzel Jemil. A good beach nearby is Sounine, which is 14.1km (8.8miles) away from Menzel Jemil. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Poetto, approximately 141.7km (88miles) away from Menzel Jemil.

What wetsuit do I need for Menzel Jemil?

The water temperature around Menzel Jemil is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Menzel Jemil. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Menzel Jemil?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Menzel Jemil: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Menzel Jemil...

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